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Washington spurns Iraqi call to remove troops

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Washington on Friday spurned an Iraqi request to prepare to pull out its troops, amid heightened U.S.-Iranian…

Striking Cambodian casino workers return to work in NagaWorld deal

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – Thousands of striking Cambodian workers of a Hong Kong-listed casino company returned to their jobs on…

Apple will replace some faulty iPhone XS battery cases for free

Apple’s battery cases can keep your iPhone running longer, though they do add quite a bit of bulk to the…

NBA roundup: James fills void as streaking Lakers handle Mavs

LeBron James had 35 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists to lead the visiting Los Angeles Lakers to their seventh…

Your Money: Ditch the Resolution – Do a year-end review instead

NEW YORK(Reuters) – It is hardly a secret that people rarely stick to New Year’s resolutions – only about 8%…

Bernie Sanders top pick for Democratic nomination in latest Iowa poll ahead of February caucus

The latest poll in Iowa — the state that kicks off the presidential caucus and primary nominating calendar in just…

Boeing’s ousted CEO departs with $62 mln, even without severance pay

Boeing Co’s ousted chief executive officer, Dennis Muilenburg, is leaving the company with $62 million in compensation and pension benefits…

Texas online gamer saves UK teen who had seizure

A British teen who had a seizure while playing an online game with a Texas woman earlier this month was…

Butler’s bulldog handler gets kidney transplant from brother, inspires other donations

Michael Kaltenmark spent the night of his 40th birthday watching a Butler basketball game, which isn’t unusual, but doing so…

Ford Mustang driven by Steve McQueen in ‘Bullitt’ sells for $3.4 million

(Reuters) – The 1968 Ford Mustang GT that Steve McQueen drove in the classic car chase from the movie “Bullitt,…